Mikie Mahtook

  • Fantastic shot of Evan Longoria and Mikie Mahtook reacting to Jose Bautista’s home run

    Fantastic shot of Evan Longoria and Mikie Mahtook reacting to Jose Bautista’s home run

    September 13, 2016 at 12:41 pm 0 comments

    The Rays lost to the Blue Jays on Monday night, thanks in large part to Steven Souza Jr. not hitting a ball as far as he thought he did and because of Jose Bautista hitting a ball exactly as far as he thought he did. The latter produced this shot […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans will be talking about today

    June 21, 2016 at 8:49 am 4 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Cleveland 7, RAYS 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Evan Longoria is good at baseball and Brad Miller has the talent to be good at baseball. We have talked about […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    March 14, 2016 at 8:17 am 4 comments

      THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA… Only 1 day left to order you Kevin Kiermaier robbing-a-homer t-shirt. [Teespring] The Rays announced they raised $60,000 for the Boys & Girls Club of Charlotte County by getting their heads shaved this weekend. The first round of cuts are expected this week. Marc Topkin […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] It wasn’t vintage Matt Moore and that is a good thing

    [THE HANGOVER] It wasn’t vintage Matt Moore and that is a good thing

    September 30, 2015 at 9:52 am 2 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 4, Marlins 2 (boxscore) THE GOOD: It was a shaky start for Matt Moore who gave up a double, a double, and then snagged a […]

     
  • C.J. Riefenhauser was the only left-handed pitcher in the bullpen.

    The Rays suddenly have a huge bullpen problem and it is going to cost them a player

    April 23, 2015 at 2:55 pm 10 comments

    The Rays today announced that reliever CJ Riefenhauser has been placed on the disabled list with left shoulder inflammation. Mikie Mahtook has been called up to take his place on the roster. Once we get over the shock of seeing 12 (12!) players on the DL less than three weeks […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    April 16, 2015 at 7:46 am 12 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Blue Jays, RAYS 7 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Mikie Mahtook picked up his first big league hit and it was a home run. When he got back […]

     
  • Drew Smyly

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    April 10, 2015 at 10:20 am 14 comments

      RAYS (Off day) THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA… John Jaso became the 9th player the Rays have placed on the DL. Mikie Mahtook, a first round pick in the 2011 draft, has been called up for his big league debut. Mahtook has always reminded me of a bigger Sam Fuld, a […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Better Bedard, A Brutal Bullpen, And Minor League Injuries

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing A Better Bedard, A Brutal Bullpen, And Minor League Injuries

    April 30, 2014 at 8:25 am 7 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Red Sox 7, RAYS 4 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Erik Bedard. I hesitate to put Bedard here because he really wasn’t that good, but he was better […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Matt Moore’s Control And The Last Roster Cuts

    [THE HANGOVER] Discussing Matt Moore’s Control And The Last Roster Cuts

    March 14, 2014 at 7:49 am 1 comment

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. RAYS 4, Pirates 1 (boxscore) THE GOOD: Brandon Guyer. Guyer, who is fighting for one of the final bench spots and possibly as a part-time DH, […]

     
  • Rays Invite 11 More Minor Leaguers To Spring Training

    Rays Invite 11 More Minor Leaguers To Spring Training

    February 3, 2014 at 4:11 pm 1 comment

    2011 first-round draft pick Mikie Mahtook highlights the list of 11 minor leaguers that have been invited to participate in spring training this year. Here are the other players, which includes three catchers. Extra catchers are always needed in the spring to help work all the pitchers in camp: C […]